WELCOME TO QUEENSWOOD
Where is Queenswood?
This neighbourhood is in East Saanichand was originally part of Gordon Head. It is bordered by Haro Roadto the north, Arbutus Road to the west, the Haro Straitto the east, and Telegraph Bay Road to the south.
Who lives in the neighbourhood?
More than half of the area’s residents are university educated. The median age is 52 years.Slightly less than half of all households have children less than 20 years old living at home. Average annual household income exceeds $200,000 and English is by far the first language. The clear majority of single family homes here are occupant-owned.
REAL ESTATE IN QUEENSWOOD
How do Queenswood residents spend their leisure time?
Within its neighbourhood boundaries Queenswood has four different beach access points: Haro, Guinevere, Cranford and Telegraph Cove. In addition, there are several other options within a few minute’s short drive such as the very popular ocean-side Gyro Park in Cadboro Bay. Queenswood Drive itself is an acknowledged touring route for cyclists but is also popular with hikers and walkers.
Is there shopping close by?
The largest retail complex close to Queenswood is Cadboro Bay Village which hosts some 30 shops and services. A short drive away isthe University Heights Shopping Centre and across from it the Tuscany Village.
And what about churches?
Churches that are close by include: Cadboro Bay United Church and St. George’s Anglican Church.
Are there other areas to consider?
Home buyers considering a purchase in Queenswood will often also look at properties in the adjacent neighbourhoods of Arbutus, Ten Mile Point and Cadboro Bay.